Mervyn’s Harris, Mid Dorset Mencap

Nominated by: Jan Harris

Mervyn’s set up “Mid Dorset Mencap” nearly 10 years ago, at the age of 65 he took on the challenge of the three peaks in 24 hours and raised £10,000 for the charity. He has opened a charity shop in Dorchester Dorset, where people with learning disabilities can come and learn new skills and life skills as well as mixing with the local community, Mervyn has worked tirelessly for local people with learning disabilities and given up all his spare time to help and support them. He also gives Grant’s.

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